UNT to offer new Ph.D. in mechanical and energy engineering

October 2014

The College of Engineering now offers a Ph.D. in mechanical and energy engineering, the first degree of its kind in Texas and one of the only doctoral programs specializing in energy applications in the field of Mechanical Engineering in the United States. The degree program's first students will...

Department of Defense unit awards UNT researcher grant aimed at reducing combat threats

October 2014

The use of weapons and explosives in conflict zones is often considered inevitable; however, one University of North Texas researcher hopes his work can help the military combat this never-ending threat with data the military can use to develop better protection for soldiers and civilians....

UNT Joins Initiative to Increase Diversity in Computer Science

September 2014

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) is proud to announce that the University of North Texas (UNT) is one of 15 universities in the United States to join a nationwide initiative to recruit more women and underrepresented minorities into the ranks of computer science majors and...

NSF Website Features Research on Plant-based Building Materials

September 2014

Over a three-year period, University of North Texas researchers developed and tested structured insulated panel building materials made from kenaf, a plant in the hibiscus family that is similar to bamboo. Kenaf fibers are an attractive prospect because they offer the same strength to...